1. The cinema of Andrei Tarkovsky.
    "The one who invented a new language, true to the nature of film, as it captures life as a reflection, life as a dream." - Ingmar Bergman

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  2. From the silly to the serious and back to the silly, here's my three part survey of Bill Murray's prolific career.

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  3. A video essay on Wes Anderson and Federico Fellini

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  4. Created for Sight & Sound magazine // May 2013

    “The only great problem of cinema seems to be more and more, with each film, when and why to start a shot and when and why to end it.” – Jean-Luc Godard

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